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Natural durability of some woods used in Hawaii...preliminary findingsAuthor(s): Roger G. Skolmen
Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-167. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionSix imported and eight Hawaii-grown species are being tested for their natural resistance to decay and insect attack. Damage to the heartwood has progressed far enough in 4 years to allow comparisons among some of the species.
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CitationSkolmen, Roger G. 1968. Natural durability of some woods used in Hawaii...preliminary findings. Res. Note PSW-RN-167. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p
Keywordswood durability, wood decay, wood-destroying fungi, termites, Hawaii
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